Summer Course: Basic Biomechanics 2023


The aim of this course is to train clinicians and biomedical engineers in basic principles of biomechanics. It will allow the participants to gain knowledge in planning and conducting biomechanical experiments by a balanced mixture of 7 lectures and 12 laboratories. The number of participants is limited to 20 in order to guarantee a maximum efficiency for the single participant.

When? 25.-28.07.2023
How many participants? Max. 20
Language? English
Costs? 1250 € (early bird until 15.06.2023: 990 €)

Please download the flyer for more information.



Host Institute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics, Ulm University, Director: Prof. Dr. Anita Ignatius
Chairman Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Wilke
Local Committee Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Wilke, Brigitte Siegel


For informations about accomodation in Ulm please follow this link

Corona Rules

There are no longer any corona rules to be observed.
Last update: 25.05.2023


Since 2023 the Hengstberger-Stiftung is sponsoring the course. Furthermore, a​​​​ limited number of young orthopaedic surgeons from Germany, Austria and Switzerland may apply for reimbursement of the registration fee by the Deutsche Arthrose Hilfe e.V.. For information contact Ms. Siegel.


Please register by using this registration form.


Contact persons

Prof. Dr.  Hans-Joachim Wilke

Associate Director
Mechanical Engineer
Group head of spine biomechanics

Tel.: +49 731 500-55320
Fax: +49 731 500-55302

Brigitte Siegel

Medical Documentalist
Institute secretary

Tel.: +49 731 500-55311
Fax: +49 731 500-55302